Students Share at ‘Get Real Day’

Students Share at 'Get Real Day'

By Jacob Derkosh, Reporter

November 19, 2019

The yearly tradition for the sophomores, "Get Real Day," is back again. On Nov. 6 students had their first day of emotion and cooperation. ...

FCA Donates Boxes to Operation Christmas Child

Students assembling boxes for Operation Christmas Child. Photograph by Wade Bowers

By KC O'Neill, Reporter

November 15, 2019

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes club (FCA) took part in a yearly event called Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child is a world-wide organization that collects and sends donated shoe boxes full of toys and basic necessities to children in third-class countries. The FCA club,...

Robotics Teams Prepare for Scrimmage

Robotics Teams Prepare for Scrimmage

By Alex Stine, Reporter

November 15, 2019

The robotics teams are working hard to prepare for their scrimmage on Saturday, Nov. 16. Susquehannock's two teams will make their way to Oxford High to test their creations against other schools. Both have been preparing their robots for almost four months now, and they finally have come up wit...

Students Work Toward Mental Health Awareness

Students participate in Mental Health Fair day and relieve stress by petting therapy animals. Photograph by Kylee Galante

By Anna Joy, Reporter

November 15, 2019

Mental health is a pervading problem for teens everywhere, yet people feel uncomfortable talking about it or getting help. More specifically, self harm is a very real threat that can affect those in our community.  To address this issue, school counselor Matthew Shervington suggests regularly talk...

Rohrbaugh and Brown Create Winning Design

Rohrbaugh and Brown Create Winning Design

By Blake Ramey

November 14, 2019

Photography and design seminar students  were given the opportunity to redesign a logo for Speciality Testing and Development Company in Seven Valleys. Speciality Testing and Development Company asked students to create  several different concepts, and the winning design came from seniors Mitchell ...

Behind the Scenes: The Role of Stage Crew

Members of the crew huddle for a quick meeting- and respite. Photograph by  Eric Paules

By Ava Holloway, Reporter

November 14, 2019

Walking onto the stage, you look to your left  and see students drilling metal into pine, the smell of paint is in the air- the stage crew is setting the scene. Along with handling the responsibilities of creating the atmosphere for "Puffs," this year's fall musical, the members also have to juggle...

Students Spread Holiday Cheer

Making Christmas cookies is a tradition among many people at this time of year.

By Evelyn Weldon, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Student council is accepting gifts for the Southern Community Services through their Project E.L.V.E.S. program.  Project E.L.V.E.S. is a program that student council runs to collect donations for families in need who don’t have the resources to have a traditional Christmas.  Needed gifts are written on ornaments in the tre...

Marching Band Plays to its Own Beat

Marching Band Plays to its Own Beat

By Mateo Vega, Reporter

November 11, 2019

The band continues its successful run with this year’s show, “Wonderland,” as it heads into the end of its competition season. Band director Christian Poole is very proud of the band, especially given the different circumstances they have had to face this year. “This year we have a very unique...

Mini-THON Jump-Starts Fundraising

Pairs wait to see who will get crowned. From top row left to right, bottom row left to right: senior Shane Watson, senior Jasper Rowe, senior Dan Poole, junior Garrian Phanhthy, junior Cody McCredie, senior Cora Dunaja, senior Raili Sormus, junior Hannah Adler, junior Maddy Yoakum, and junior Sarah Ketterman. The Snow King competition is hosted by the Mini-THON club at Susquehannock. Boys from the senior and juniors classes, compete to see who can raise the most money or collect the most canned goods. Each boy places a large decorated cardboard box in the auditorium lobby and anyone from the student body can donate to who they wish. These boys also gather monetary donations that will go towards Mini-THON. Photo by Alex Martuszewski.

By Kaylee Martin, Reporter

November 5, 2019

Mini-THON has already raised  $3,000 for the Four Diamonds Foundation this school year. Recently, they got a $400 donation from Sons of Sicily from the pizza party, along with $96.82 donated from October Fun Night. Past activities this school year raised $1,300, and their goal amount to fundraise ...

Student Wins Figure Skating Championship

Eckels performs at a competition, on her way to the Regional win.
Photograph Courtesy of Vision Photos

By Anna Joy, Reporter

November 5, 2019

Junior Mia Eckels won the U.S. Figure Skating South Atlantic Regional Championship this past October in Aston, PA. She received a personal best score at regionals, along with her championship win. Eckels said one of the hardest parts is “waiting for the scores because I am so anxious t...

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